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Condrieu

Area classified as Cru (peak appellation) in the northern section of the Rhone, The name means river bend. The vineyards cover around 100 hectares of vineyards in seven municipalities on the right bank of the Rhone in the departments Ardèche, Loire and Rhone on a route of 20 kilometers. The vineyards are often extremely steep Tilt are on terraces that were carved into the southern slopes of granite. You are one of the steepest vineyards Europe. The long-lived white wine is made from pure varieties Viognier pressed and resembles Château-Grillet, Some of it is still filled in the traditional yellow bottles "Flûte de Condrieu". The novelist Marie-Henri Stendhal (1783-1842) was a lover of wine. Well-known producers are Domaine du Chene, Clusel-Roch, Yves Cuilleron, Delas, Pierre Dumazet, Gangloff, Guigal. Jaboulet-Aîné, André Perret, Robert Niéro, Philippe Pichon, Domaine René Rostaing, Georges Vernay and Verzier.

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